For Bring Up the Bodies.
HBO and the BBC are developing the medieval mini-series.
It was his fourth book to be short-listed for the prize and his first victory.
Besting Tom McCarthy and four others.
Peter Carey and five other authors don't.
Martin Amis and Ian McEwan do not.
Better late than never.
In your FACE, J. M. Coetzee!
The short list for the 2009 Man Booker Prize was announced today, with J.M. Coetzee in line to possibly become the first-ever author to win three times.
Indian author Adiga has won the 2008 Man Booker prize for 'The White Tiger,' his debut novel.
Sutherland vowed to eat his copy of Rushdie's novel if it didn't win the Booker — and now he's backing out!
And Joseph O'Neill and Salman Rushdie aren't on it!
Can anything beat the novel James Wood called 'one of the most remarkable postcolonial books I have ever read'?
The overwhelming favorite takes the prize.
Plus news about Nas, Sam Raimi, and the Man Booker Prize.
Finding a home for four longlisted novels in America.